“I lost my data on iPad when I updating to iOS 10. Is it possible that I could recover my lost data on my iPad?”
The common problem that you will come up when update to iOS 10 is lost data. Even if you have made full preparation for the iOS 10 upgrade, you may still suffer from the data lost due to upgrade. What if you are stuck on this situation? It would be a disaster if the lost data means a lot for you. However there are solutions to recover lost iPad data after iOS 10 upgrade.
Method 1: Restore iPad Pro/Air/Mini Data from iTunes after iOS 10 Update
If you have made the backup in iTunes, you can use iTunes to help you recover lost data in iPad.
Step 1: Open iTunes on your computer. Make sure that you are using the latest iTunes version.
Step 2: Connect your iPad to computer with the USB cable.
Step 3: Click on the Device button and tap on Summary tab. Thereafter hit on Restore Backup option.
Step 4: Pick on the file you want to recover from the list of files that shows up. Lastly, click on Restore.
Method 2: Restore iPad Pro/Air/Mini Data from iCloud after iOS 10 Update
If you have made the backup in iCloud backup, you could choose to recover lost iPad data from iCloud.
Step 1: Go to Settings> General> Erase All Content and Settings
on your iPad.
Step 2: All content and settings will be erased from your iPad. Thereafter go Setup Assistant mode with a Hello screen.
Step 3: Swipe on the screen to begin the setup process on your iPad then connect to a WiFi network.
Step 4: Tap on Restore from iCloud backup and sign in to iCloud using your own Apple ID.
Step 5: Pick on the iCloud backup for your iPad data that you would want to recover and after some few minutes you will get your data back on your iPad.
Before you restore data from iTunes or iCloud backup, please confirm that it is ok to overwrite the existed data on your iPad as the restore need to erase all of the data on your iPad. Then you may need to know that you can not preview the data in your backup during the restore.
Method 3: Recover iPad Pro/Air/Mini Data Without iTunes/iCloud Backup
In order to recover lost data from iPad Pro/Air/Mini after updating to iOS 10 without iTunes or iCloud backup, you need the of iOS 10 data recovery
. It can retrieve data like photos, messages, contacts and more on your iPad Pro, iPad Air and iPad mini when you lost them after iOS 10 upgrade. It is compatible with Windows
Step 1: Download and install iRefone or iRefone for Mac on your PC or Mac.
Step 2: Choose the recovery mode. If you haven't made any backup before, connect your iPad with computer and select "Recover from iOS device" to try to find the lost data directly from iPad Pro/Air/mini. If you don't want to use iTunes/iCloud recovery mode, then simply choose "Recover from iTunes backup" or "Recover from iCloud backup" to extract data from your previous iPad backup selectively without overwriting the existing data on iPad.
Step 3: Choose the data you want to preview in your iPad or backup, then click on the icon to start the scanning.
Step 4: When the scanning is finished, all of the data in you iPad or backup will be displayed in the interface, including these lost data. Then you could preview them one by and select these data you need to store them on your device or PC.